POLICE mounted a three-hour hunt for a gunman last night after an incident in Netherton.
The man was eventually arrested shortly after 11pm.
This was three hours after police had been called to a house in Juniper Grove.
The 40-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of carrying offensive weapons and also of criminal damage.
Police officers are believed to have recovered an air rifle and a knife.
There was damage to a door and a window at the house in Juniper Grove and also to a car.
No-one was injured.